Text: H.J.Res.385 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

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HJ 385 IH
1st Session
H. J. RES. 385
Designating the week beginning September 13, 1992, as `National Fragrance
November 26, 1991
Mr. GREEN of New York introduced the following joint resolution; which was
referred to the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service
Designating the week beginning September 13, 1992, as `National Fragrance
Whereas the Fragrance Foundation, a nonprofit educational organization,
has grown and prospered since its establishment in 1949;
Whereas the Fragrance Foundation's goals are to advance the understanding and
enjoyment of fragrance, one of humankind's greatest sensory pleasures, and
to explore through scientific inquiry the therapeutic benefits of fragrance;
Whereas fragrance has the power to evoke memories, reduce anxiety, increase
alertness, and elevate the spirits;
Whereas the fragrance industry employs more than 1,000,000 people and
generates annually more than $4,000,000,000 in sales in the United States;
Whereas the Fragrance Foundation has celebrated the observance of Fragrance
Week each year since 1987 and wishes to expand the festivities of Fragrance
Week into a nationwide celebration; and
Whereas on September 13, 1992, the Fragrance Foundation will inaugurate a
nationwide educational effort through the leading retailers of the United
States to acquaint the people of the United States with the benefits and
pleasures of fragrances: Now, therefore, be it
  Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of
  America in Congress assembled, That the week beginning September 13, 1992,
  is designated as `National Fragrance Week' and the President is authorized
  and requested to issue a proclamation calling on the people of the United
  States to observe the week with appropriate ceremonies and activities.

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